dredging http://wlrn.org en Last Call For Coral: Researchers Save Port Coral From Dredging http://wlrn.org/post/last-call-coral-researchers-save-port-coral-dredging <p></p><p>The hours are ticking down for researchers trying to preserve some of the coral at the bottom of PortMiami’s shipping channel. This dash to harvest some of the reef that has made a home there reflects changing attitudes toward marine preservation.</p><p>The port will begin dredging on Saturday to accommodate bigger ships going to and from the expanding Panama Canal.</p><p>Even though not all of the coral can be preserved, the harvesting will create some unique research opportunities.</p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 19:03:47 +0000 Wilson Sayre 33542 at http://wlrn.org Last Call For Coral: Researchers Save Port Coral From Dredging The Future Of South Florida Ports And Airports http://wlrn.org/post/future-south-florida-sea-ports-and-airports <p></p> Thu, 02 May 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 13367 at http://wlrn.org The Future Of South Florida Ports And Airports